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Firm Presents to Hillsborough County Bar Association on Criminal Law and Healthcare

February 27, 2021
Est read time: 2 minutes

On February 10, 2021, Attorneys Rickey Strong and Of Counsel Michael Brown presented a webinar to the Hillsborough County Bar Association on Criminal Law and Healthcare. 

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The webinar focused primarily on criminal background checks in healthcare. The attendees learned about the role of the Agency for Healthcare Administration (AHCA), the Department of Health (DOH), and the process for exemptions from the respective agencies.  The presentation included information on how a health care professional with a criminal background who is otherwise disqualified from employment can obtain an exemption from disqualification and return to work.

Attorney Strong has over ten years of healthcare law experience, and Attorney Brown has practiced criminal law for more than ten years. Utilizing their expertise, both attorneys discussed how a criminal conviction or plea could affect a client’s healthcare career.

For more information regarding CLE’s and webinars offered by Howell, Buchan & Strong please visit our website. For more information about criminal background exemption in health care see

Attorney Rickey Strong

Rick Strong is a partner in the Firm of Howell, Buchan & Strong and manages the Firm's Orlando office. Mr. Strong practices in the areas of health care licensing and regulation, including mergers, sales, and acquisition of health care facilities.

Mike Brown is an Of Counsel attorney to the Firm and has practiced for over 10 years primarily in the area of criminal law.

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